Holiday apartments on Mauritius – Paradise island in the Indian Ocean
Who has not dreamed of a vacation in a holiday apartment on Mauritius? Someday one should make ones dreams come true – and these paradise islands amidst the Indian Ocean are ideal for doing just that. The official language is English which ensures easy communication. Due to the French colonial past, however, the language is still often used on this Island Republic of around 1.3 million inhabitants. On Mauritius one can also still find the Indian influence as the Rupee is the country’s official currency. This is something a holiday maker on Mauritius will soon discover.
Holiday apartments on Mauritius – Tropical climate and beaches
The weather on Mauritius is great. It is tropical with on average 23 degrees Celsius and a pleasant fresh breeze from the sea. The sun shines throughout the year so that one can unwind and swiftly forget the stresses of everyday life. There are many holiday apartments on the main island Mauritius available for the sun-seeking tourist. Ideal are the holiday apartments at the northern coast of Mauritius. The many offshore reefs and numerous small islands which belong to the state Mauritius are a paradise for divers and water sport enthusiasts. The underwater biodiversity is overwhelming and unforgettable. The islands offer an array of recreational activities such as water skiing, swimming, snorkelling, fishing, sailing, surfing and kite surfing. One does not have to think too long as a mere glance of turquoise clear water will persuade you in no time.
Attractive blend of culture
Due to the many colonial powers which have all left their marks on Mauritius‘ culture today one can find a potpourri of international influences. The Portuguese, Dutch, French, British and various Indian powers as well as all sorts of pirates have shaped the turbulent past of this heavenly island. Traces of this eventful history can for example be found in the wide range and diversity of dishes and spices of this region which will fascinate you. A typical meal for example is a curry or international snacks such as pizza or a baguette sandwich. Alouda, a refreshing milk-type drink with tropical fruits is ideal for breakfast or just something for in-between. The various drinks such as rum or punch contribute to an even more relaxing great atmosphere. Of course there are also several beer breweries on the island. Now the holiday maker merely has to book his holiday apartment on Mauritius in such a great place such as Flic en Flac, Tamarin, Belle Mare or Pereybere and the dream can come true.